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DRAMATIC PLAY: Pumpkin Patch


For the months of September and October our dramatic play center is a: PUMPKIN PATCH

This is another new theme for us, so excited to see how it turns out. Great article to read on “How Dramatic Play Can Enhance Learning”: http://www.earlychildhoodnews.com/earlychildhood/article_view.aspx?ArticleID=751

Things to Gather for a PUMPKIN PATCH theme:
-Hay Bales
-Cash Register
-Play Money
-Sale Stand
-Dress Up Clothes
-Books about fall
-Books about pumpkins
-Photos of area pumpkin patches
-Paper & Pens

More resources to set up a pumpkin patch center:



What our Pumpkin Patch looks like…